The Microsoft Azure SQL Database is among the most popular databases of 2020, according to DB-Engine’s DBMS of the Year award. Also, it’s steadily climbing up in DB-Engines Ranking. The ranking is updated monthly and places database management systems according to their popularity. In case you didn’t know, DB-Engines is an initiative to collect […]Read more
You can earn Percona swag by writing a short technical review about Percona software by May 30, 2021! The keyword here is technical. Percona is seeking reviews that describe Percona software use in particular environments or in solving particular issues, and why!
This means being specific about your Percona environment, architecture, and problem-solving. Usage of […]
Great news! Percona’s Community-focused podcast, hosted by none other than the HOSS (Head of Open Source Software) himself (yeah, that is me), is now available on almost all podcast platforms.
What? You didn’t know we had a podcast?
We do, and we’ve had some great episodes since we started in January. In fact, we just published […]
For MongoDB data directories only XFS is recommended. The ext4 filesystem isn’t so bad but when there are a very, very high number of random accesses (which WiredTiger can reach) it can hit a bottleneck. To be fair most deployments will never hit this bottleneck, but it does remain an official production recommendation of […]Read more
If you have not heard, this weekend is FOSDEM. FOSDEM this year is virtual (and open to all), and it looks like it is going to be an absolutely stellar lineup of open source content. The details: February 6-7th, 2021, with over 600 speakers, over 700 sessions, and 113 tracks! So much to see. […]Read more